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HII to Support Ralph Johnson Ship’s Post-Shakedown Availability Effort

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 31, 2017 — Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) will provide engineering, material procurement, program management and other services for the U.S. Navy‘s USS Ralph Johnson destroyer under a $9.9 million order, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The Defense Department said Friday HII will also support the design and scheduling of activities …

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Inmarsat Picks Arianespace to Launch 5th Global Xpress Satellite in 2019

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 31, 2017 — Inmarsat has named Arianespace as the launch services provider for the upcoming fifth Global Xpress communications satellite that Thales Alenia Space is building based on the updated Spacebus 4000 B2 platform, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. Arianespace said Friday it will launch GX-5 from the Guiana Space Center in the French …

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Kratos Holds Multi-UAS Demo for Large-Scale Military Exercise

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 31, 2017 — Kratos Defense and Security Solutions has completed a demonstration of a fleet of UTAP-22 Mako unmanned aircraft systems as part of a larger military exercise, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Monday the multi-UAS operational demonstration focused on Mako’s autonomous functions, including manned-unmanned teaming, and …

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CAE to Continue Aircrew Training Support for UK Air Force, Navy

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 30, 2017 — CAE will continue its aircrew training support for the U.K. military at the company’s Medium Support Helicopter Aircrew Training Facility under an eight-year contract modification, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Oct. 23 that it entered into an agreement with the U.K. defense ministry for …

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General Atomics, University Partner to Build UUV Navigation, Sensing Tech

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 30, 2017 — General Atomics will collaborate with the University of Mississippi to develop acoustic-based navigation and sensing technologies that will work to support unmanned underwater vehicle platform systems for deep-sea missions, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The university said Thursday the partnership involves General Atomics’ electromagnetic systems unit occupying …

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Lockheed Continues Partnership With Navantia on Surface Ships, Naval Combat Systems

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 30, 2017 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Spain’s Navantia shipbuilder have entered into a renewed partnership to explore possible business opportunities in naval combat systems and surface ships, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The alliance will also work to deliver the Aegis Combat System and Spain-made sensors and …

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Northrop Grumman Tensions Sunshield Layers for NASA’S James Webb Telescope

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 30, 2017 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has rolled out a sunshield subsystem for NASA‘s James Webb Space Telescope that utilizes five NeXolve-manufactured layers made of Kapton that work to protect the observatory’s optics, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday it has also fully tensioned the sunshield layers for the …

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Thales Expands Data Encryption for Red Hat’s OpenShift Container Platform

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 30, 2017 — Thales has enabled an extended encryption capability for Red Hat‘s (NYSE: RHT) OpenShift Container Platform in efforts to implement access control and logging for sensitive data, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The Vormetric Transparent Encryption tool will work to secure Red Hat OpenShift Container Platform deployments …

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Avaya Gets FedRAMP ATO for Unified Comms Product; Jerry Dotson Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 27, 2017 — An Avaya business unit has secured certification under the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program for its unified communications technology in partnership with Collab9, ExecutiveBiz reported Oct. 19. Avaya Government Solutions received FedRAMP authority-to-operate at moderate impact level to offer its Aura Communication Manager UC product …

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MapR Gets Recognition for Big Data Management Tech; Doug Natal Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 27, 2017 — MapR Technologies has received recognition for its converged data platform offering that works to manage the big data of enterprise customers, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Oct. 19 it was awarded the “Best Big Data Product or Technology” in the internet-of-things category by Datanami and was …

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